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'200000 users, 150 countries hit by ransomware'

Cyber security experts say the spread of the virus dubbed WannaCry - "ransomware" which locked up computers in vehicle factories, hospitals, shops and schools in several countries - has slowed, but that any respite might be brief. "Report such instances of fraud to CERT-In and law enforcement agencies", it said. A display panel with the attack running can be seen Friday at the main railway station in Chemnitz, Germany.


Clashes in Srinagar, police official injured

Clashes in Srinagar, police official injured

Students of the S.P. College resorted to heavy stone pelting at the police in Maulana Azad Road area. Police fired tear gas shells to disperse the stone- pelting students, the official said. The clashes went on for a while after which the protestors dispersed. The protesting students are demanding release of their classmates arrested in various educational institutes during the last around four weeks, besides action against security force personnel responsible for allegedly thrashing over 50 ...



Recent Analysts Ratings of Stock: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

EPS in next five year years is expected to touch 62.45% while EPS growth in past 5 year was -38.80% along with sales growth of 3.40% in the last five years. Stock is now moving with a positive distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately 4.2%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 4.29% which means the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.


Shares Holding Above Moving Averages: Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

Shares Holding Above Moving Averages: Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

In other news, SVP Prat Bhatt sold 15,672 shares of Cisco Systems stock in a transaction on Wednesday, March 15th. Seven Eight Capital LP acquired a new stake in Cisco Systems during the fourth quarter worth $112,000. The stock gained a consensus recommendation of 1.67 on Zacks Investment Research where the scale runs from 1 to 5, 1 representing Strong buy and 5 showing Strong Sell.



Wells Fargo & Co Upgrades Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM) to Outperform

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of WFM. ( WFM ) may be overvalued, however, this can also depend upon the situation of the market; if the market is strong then it could suggest that Whole Foods Market, Inc .



Hospital computer hit by ransomware

Hospital staff immediately unplugged the computer from the internet, reformatting it before reprogramming its operating system, according to the spokesman. In China, hundreds of thousands of computers at almost 30,000 institutions and organisations were infected by late Saturday, internet firm 360 Security said.